Cleantech Business Ideas Competition

Publish Date: May 01, 2015

Deadline: May 16, 2015

The competition is open to all those who live in Armenia and have cleantech business ideas, prototypes and products which should refer to one of the following categories:

  • Energy Efficiency
  • Renewable Energy
  • Waste to Energy
  • Water and Efficiency

All the received applications will be evaluated by the jury members. As a result the best 25 selected applications (teams) will participate in the Acceleration program including: 

  • 3 days intensive business training
  • Thematic courses (marketing, business management, sales, product / technology assessment)
  • Individual work with mentors and professionals
  • Development of business ideas into business models
  • Mock Judging

The final stage

On October 9-10 the teams will present their business models to the judges, the best 4  models will get up to  10,000 $ prize, the winner will also be given a chance to participate in Cleantech Open global business forum annual organized in Silicon Valley. This year the programme will also provide additional 2,000 $ grants to female teams and participants.

How to apply

Download the application form

Send the filled in form to

For more details and questions concerning the competition call: +374 099 10 20 83 ; 077 00 83 14:

The deadline for the application is May 16th


The competition is organized within Global Cleantech Innovation Programme for SMEs in Armenia which is implemented by United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) and is funded by Global Environment Facility (GEF). 

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